LabTemps seeks an R&D Scientist for contract-to-hire Conduct research in an Industrial Research and Development lab focusing on the development of novel vacuum metallized pigment (VMP) products. The position requires working cooperatively in an R&D team to generate, implement, and test new ideas, document experimental findings, and effectively communicate the results.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs lab work daily on vacuum deposition, wet chemistry, pigment processing, or other projects from R&D Project Portfolio
  • Independently plans sample preparation, testing, and data analysis within a project scope
  • Ability to operate effectively in a cooperative R&D team environment
  • Proficiently execute the project plan and other work assignments within the timeline and deadlines, analyze testing results and report them to the team
  • Operates lab testing equipment – GC, TGA, SEM, particle size, and rheology analyzers, etc.
  • Documents and maintains all pertinent testing information per work instructions or in accordance with established procedures
  • Periodically submits technically sound written project update reports, and the final project report to all relevant stakeholders (such as customers, business functions, supervisors)
  • Regularly maintains a clean, organized, and orderly work area and lab space assigned
  • Strictly follows all safety rules and regulations
  • Fosters teamwork and effective communication among staff and between functional areas
  • Effectively communicates with colleagues, other departments, and customers locally and globally by means of telephone, email, and videoconferencing
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R&D Scientist | Contract-to-Hire

Schererville, IN

LabTemps seeks an R&D Scientist for contract-to-hire Conduct research in an Industrial Research and Development lab focusing on the development of novel vacuum metallized pigment (VMP) products. The position requires working cooperatively in an R&D team to generate, implement, and test new ideas, document experimental findings, and effectively communicate the results.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs lab work daily on vacuum deposition, wet chemistry, pigment processing, or other projects from R&D Project Portfolio
  • Independently plans sample preparation, testing, and data analysis within a project scope
  • Ability to operate effectively in a cooperative R&D team environment
  • Proficiently execute the project plan and other work assignments within the timeline and deadlines, analyze testing results and report them to the team
  • Operates lab testing equipment – GC, TGA, SEM, particle size, and rheology analyzers, etc.
  • Documents and maintains all pertinent testing information per work instructions or in accordance with established procedures
  • Periodically submits technically sound written project update reports, and the final project report to all relevant stakeholders (such as customers, business functions, supervisors)
  • Regularly maintains a clean, organized, and orderly work area and lab space assigned
  • Strictly follows all safety rules and regulations
  • Fosters teamwork and effective communication among staff and between functional areas
  • Effectively communicates with colleagues, other departments, and customers locally and globally by means of telephone, email, and videoconferencing

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Jenni McBride

Senior Talent & Business Development Advisor

jmcbride@messinagroupinc.com

847-692-0612

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